AGIDOL 2 (2246)

2,2-methylene-bis (4-methyl-6-tert-butylphenol)

Specifications

The product is obtained by water-emulsion condensation of formaldehyde with 2-tert-butyl-p-cresol in the presence of acid catalyst. Agidol-2 is a highly-efficient antioxidant used for stabilization of light-colour butadiene, isoprene rubbers, lattices, petroleum products, plastics, fibres as well as polyofins (polystyrene, ABS).

 

Empirical formula: C23H32O2

Agidol-2 must comply with the following quality parameters:

Parameter

Standard 1st Grade

Standard 2nd Grade

Appearance

powder of white or cream colour

Colour, units of colour, max

20

40

Initial melting point, °C, min

128

126

Mass loss at drying, %, max

0.3

0.5

Ash content, %, max

0.1

0.2

Iron (Fe) content, %, in terms of Fe2O3, max*

0.02

0.02

*Note: Testing is performed upon cutomer’s request.

Packaging:

Product is packed in 4-layer laminated paper bags, then put on wooden pallets and formed into unit loads with PE or “Regent-Stretch” polymer film. Upon agreement with a customer other packaging for Agidol-2, approved in established order, is allowed.

Transportation:

Transported by rail and road in covered transporting means in accordance to the rules of cargo transportation applied to the specific type.

Storage:

Agidol-2 should be stored in covered warehouse at a temperature of 40 °C, max and in a distance not less than 1m from the heating elements. Direct sunlight should be avoided.

Guaranteed Shelf Life:

1 (one) year from the manufacture date.